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I have a 6970 and it's getting above 90 degree now a days and I'm sure it has some heat issue I was thinking to get one of those H60 or H70 water cooling
But im not sure if I cane use it for my gpu is it compatible
Any one knows?
Help please and thanks
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post #2 of 9
You would have to modify/fabricate the mounting plate for the h70 to fit your GPU.

Your sig says 5970, if that's the case, there's the CoolIT Omni ALC which is like a H70 for certain GPUs.

Otherwise you can get high quality air cooling solutions like the arctic cooling accelero xtreme plus ii or 5970 version (depending on which card you actually have)
    
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Thread Starter 
I have 6970 no more 5970
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post #4 of 9
How long have you had that card? What case are you using? How is the airflow?
Edit your system to prevent confusion.
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Ibhad it on water cooled than I changed to air and put the cooler back since 1 week it's over heating
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post #6 of 9
reapplied the stock cooler wrong?
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: try cleaning off the TIM and reseating the cooler
 
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post #8 of 9
like others have suggested, try resetting the heatsink with some fresh thermal compound. Also did you reset your clocks from when they used to be WCed? Could be a reason its running hot if you have an overclock set for watercooling that the aircooling isn't handling.
    
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post #9 of 9
could also try turning up the fan speed too
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